Technical Data
Aldo-Keto Reductase Family 1 Member C3, CT (AKR1C3, DD3, HAKRB, HAKRe, HA1753, HSD17B5, hluPGFS, KIAA0119, 3-alpha Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type II, Prostaglandin F Synthase, Dihydrodiol Dehydrogenase 3, Chlordecone Reductase Homolog, Hydroxysteroid (
This gene encodes a member of the aldo/keto reductase superfamily, which consists of more than 40 known enzymes and proteins. These enzymes catalyze the conversion of aldehydes and ketones to their corresponding alcohols by utilizing NADH and/or NADPH as cofactors. The enzymes display overlapping but distinct substrate specificity. This enzyme catalyzes the reduction of prostaglandin (PG) D2, PGH2 and phenanthrenequinone (PQ), and the oxidation of 9alpha,11beta-PGF2 to PGD2. It may play an important role in the pathogenesis of allergic diseases such as asthma, and may also have a role in controlling cell growth and/or differentiation. This gene shares high sequence identity with three other gene members and is clustered with those three genes at chromosome 10p15-p14.

Suitable for use in ELISA, Western Blot and Immunohistochemistry. Other applications not tested.

Recommended Dilution:
ELISA: 1:32,000
Western Blot: 1:32,000 & 0.01-0.1ug/ml
Immunohistochemistry (Formalin fixed paraffin embedded): 5ug/ml
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.

Storage and Stability:
May be stored at 4C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20C. Aliquots are stable for at least 12 months. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.
PabIgGAffinity Purified
50ug-20CBlue IceHumanGoat
Synthetic peptide corresponding to CFASHPNYPYSDEY from the C-terminal of human AKR1C3.
Purified by immunoaffinity chromatography.
Supplied as a liquid in TBS, pH 7.3, 0.5% BSA, 0.02% sodium azide.
Recognizes human AKR1C3.
Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.